Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microservices
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 73 77
Rank change year-on-year +28 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 54 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.88% 0.79% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 0.97% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 14
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £418 £307 £380
90th Percentile £554 £505 £575
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1174 932 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 84.34% 81.68% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 437 690
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.65% +4.76%
10th Percentile £242 £213 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 95 81
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +100.00% -36.36%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.90 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.20 £47.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.20% +29.60% +3.65%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microservices in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 11 £500 +11.11% 4
Peterborough -7 8 £525 +54.41% 4
Microservices
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 50 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (88.89%) TDD
3 46 (85.19%) .NET
4 45 (83.33%) Docker
5 33 (61.11%) C#
6 30 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (55.56%) Node.js
7 26 (48.15%) E-Commerce
7 26 (48.15%) .NET Core
8 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (29.63%) OO
9 16 (29.63%) BDD
9 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
9 16 (29.63%) PaaS
10 15 (27.78%) NoSQL
10 15 (27.78%) Analytics
10 15 (27.78%) Kafka
10 15 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (27.78%) Advertising
10 15 (27.78%) Google
10 15 (27.78%) Marketing
10 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
11 10 (18.52%) Pair Programming
11 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.67%) React
13 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
13 7 (12.96%) Web Services
13 7 (12.96%) SOA
14 6 (11.11%) CSS
14 6 (11.11%) Java

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
3 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 30 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (29.63%) PaaS
4 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
5 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 15 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
2 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
2 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (5.56%) Mocha
3 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 15 (27.78%) Advertising
1 15 (27.78%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) .NET Developer
3 18 (33.33%) Architect
4 17 (31.48%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce Architect
5 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (9.26%) AWS Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Digital Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 4 (7.41%) Agile Developer
11 3 (5.56%) AWS Consultant
11 3 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
11 3 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
11 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Consultant
11 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 30 (55.56%) Node.js
3 26 (48.15%) .NET Core
4 15 (27.78%) Kafka
5 9 (16.67%) React
6 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
6 7 (12.96%) Web Services
7 6 (11.11%) CSS
8 4 (7.41%) jQuery
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.56%) Backbone.js
9 3 (5.56%) Durandal
9 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.56%) LESS
9 3 (5.56%) SAML
9 3 (5.56%) Sass
10 2 (3.70%) REST
10 2 (3.70%) Spring
10 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (88.89%) TDD
3 26 (48.15%) E-Commerce
4 16 (29.63%) BDD
4 16 (29.63%) OO
5 15 (27.78%) Analytics
5 15 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (18.52%) Pair Programming
7 7 (12.96%) SOA
8 6 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (7.41%) Content Management
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) MVC
10 3 (5.56%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.85%) Dependency Management
11 1 (1.85%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (1.85%) High Availability
11 1 (1.85%) Kanban
11 1 (1.85%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) C++
4 2 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) Clojure
5 1 (1.85%) Dart
5 1 (1.85%) Elixir
5 1 (1.85%) Erlang
5 1 (1.85%) ES6
5 1 (1.85%) Haskell
5 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) Rust
5 1 (1.85%) Scala
System Software
1 45 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) Packer
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Google
2 3 (5.56%) Coveo
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle